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Medical Administrative Specialist

Medical Administrative Specialist

Mission:

The mission of the Medical Administrative Specialist program is to prepare students, who believe that learning is a lifelong process, to be literate, informed, responsible, productive members of today’s society with the skills necessary to become employed in the Medical Administrative Specialist, Medical Office Technologist, Front Desk Specialist and Information Technology Assistant fields.

Description:

Instruction includes the use of technology to develop communication skills using word processing software; filing and classifying information; performing office procedures; transcription of documents from machine dictation; and the production of quality work in an efficient manner using advanced features of business software applications. Students may include in their studies concepts, terminology, electronic health records, and procedures related to the medical and medical insurance fields.

Information Sessions:

Joint Information Session for Administrative Office Specialist and Medical Administrative Specialist

  • TBA

Industry Certification

Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)

Microsoft Office Specialist

Unique Requirements:

Completion time depends on the progress of the individual. The typical length of this program for the average achieving student is 1050 hours. The State of Florida requires students to meet a basic skills requirement prior to program completion. The basic skills grade levels for this program are: Mathematics 10.0, Language 10.0, Reading 10.0.

Completion Levels: (4 OCPS)

  • Information Technology Assistant
  • Front Desk Specialist
  • Medical Office Technologist
  • Medical Administrative Specialist

Completion Requirements:

A student must have passed all required courses in the program, attend at least ninety percent (90%) of the class hours offered and satisfied all financial obligations before he or she is eligible to receive a certificate of completion for the program.

Course Information

Choose your Career Pathway

Contact Instructor

Theresa Godwin - 726-2430 Ext. 4346

Licensure/Certification

Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMMA)

Articulation Agreement

College of Central Florida Career Pathways Articulation Agreement